2007

SE6848 : War Memorial at Elvington

taken 17 years ago, near to Elvington, York, England

War Memorial at Elvington
War Memorial at Elvington
An unusual memorial erected in memory of Free French aircrew based at nearby Elvington Airfield in WW2. The aircraft shape is that of a Halifax bomber. Both British and French flags occasionally fly from the flagpoles.

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Category: War Memorial
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SE6848, 52 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Gordon Hatton   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 4 March, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 March, 2007
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 689 481 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:55.4887N 0:57.0817W
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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